Bandol & Provence Wines *Additional Capacity*
Due to the popularity of this Yachting Land Adventure, additional space for prebooking has been added on this voyage.
Bandol, a seaside resort with beautiful beaches, coves and wine estates is undoubtedly the most famous region in Provence for the Bandol Rose wines which are among the best in France. Many vineyards have the famous Mourvèdre grape which apart the uniqueness of the Bandol wine. It is one of Provence’s most internationally recognized wine regions. This area was also the first Roman settlement in France, called “Provincia Nostra”, by the Romans; and where the name Provence originates from.
On this Yachting Land Adventure, you have the opportunity to explore Bandol and one of the fine Domains located in the region of the Côtes de Provence. Travel by coach to Bandol where you will savor the beauty and elegance of this long-time retreat for artists and writers. After visiting Bandol and some free time, the coach will take you along the area of St Cyr sur Mer, a stunning beach location surrounded by pine forests, on the way to the wine region.
Upon arrival at Domain de la Fregate, you will find yourself deep in Provence and in the heart of the Bandol wine region. Here you will learn their wine-making techniques and be invited for a visit of their famous vineyard. Since 1882, the Frégate family has grown and cultivated these vineyards with love. A tasting of the Domaine de Fregate Bandol wines will be complimented with local products, as well as an olive oil tasting at the winery. Reflect on the uniqueness of this region as you depart by coach to return to the yacht at the pier.
Notes: From May to September 30th, coaches are not allowed to reach the center of Cassis. Therefore, a shuttle service is provided on a small train to transfer you to the coach parking lot of the village.
This excursion must be booked 24 Hours (2 days) prior to arrival in the port to confirm its operation during your voyage. Please book on the Seadream.com website, or onboard, early to avoid disappointment. A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures, and some may have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departure times will be published on-board.
Duration: 4.5 hours
Price: 239 USD
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